Provincial Gasoline Tax Rebate for Persons with Disabilities
People with certain disabilities may apply for a refund of tax paid on fuel purchased for their motor vehicles. The refund is based on the amount of taxes paid, to a maximum of $500 annually.
You must meet all of the following criteria to qualify for the program:
– you must be a "person with disabilities" as defined in the Motor Fuel Tax Act
– you must be at least 16 years old
– you must be a registered owner or lessee of a motor vehicle, or provide a letter from the registered owner indicating you are a joint owner of the vehicle
Qualified persons must first register before claiming a refund. Please see Register for the Fuel Tax Refund Program for Persons with Disabilities.
Applications and supporting documentation should be sent to:
PO BOX 9442 STN PROV GOVT
VICTORIA BC V8W 9V4
Federal Excise Gasoline Tax Refund Program
If you are medically certified as having a permanent mobility impairment, and you cannot safely use public transportation, you can apply for a refund of part of the federal excise tax on the gasoline you buy.
For more information and an application form, see Information Sheet XE8, Federal Excise Gasoline Tax Refund Program.Social tagging: gasoline taxes > rebates > Services for People with a Physical Disability > Services for People with an Aquired Brain Injury > Services for People with Intellectual Disabilities > taxes > Taxes